Welcome to the Alaska Department Of Public Safety
First Responders in the Last Frontier

Public Safety Commissioner
Amanda Price,

Public Safety Deputy Commissioner
Michael Duxbury,
Deputy Commissioner


The mission of the Department of Public Safety is to ensure public safety and enforce fish and wildlife laws. 



October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. No one should feel unsafe in their home. If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, help is available. For a list of resources in Alaska, visit dps.alaska.gov/cdvsa/home.​

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Public Safety Press Releases

2018 Thanksgiving

November 21, 2018 ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Thanksgiving is a day that is meant to commemorate all the things that we’re thankful for in life. Sadly, the holiday also marks the peak day of... Read More

Public Safety Training Academy to Graduate 37 Law Enforcement Officers

SITKA, Alaska – A class of 37 law enforcement officers will graduate from the Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka, Friday November 16, 2018. The graduation ceremony will take place at 1... Read More

Halloween Traffic Enforcement 2018 Update

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Alaska State Troopers completed its special DUI overtime enforcement patrols for the Halloween weekend.    From 10/31/2018 through 11/1/2018 Alaska State... Read More